Media References and Puns for Episode 110: The Climb Within

After what he put Liam through, Hellboy had better be Sam's favorite comic book. We'll also take this as an opportunity to remind you that this week's Critical Role is a one-shot run by Sam!

Puns

  • (2:29:12) Sam: You will win Matthew Mercer’s wood tonight.

Media References

  • (0:02:27) Matt: ...absorbs us like the end of Akira.
  • (0:05:19) Matt: Gygax would be proud.
  • (0:06:15) Sam: We’re going to be talking about my favorite comic book, Hellboy.
  • (0:06:19) Liam: I’m just going to be bringing in a bag of Bazooka Joe comics from the gum.
  • (0:07:05) Marisha: Inside the Actor’s Studio-style.
  • (0:07:23) Marisha: I really want to do a JPL One Night Only.
  • (0:08:04) Sam: We’re essentially doing an episode of All Work No Play right now.
  • (0:24:43) Taliesin, Marisha, and Travis: Du hast. Du hast mich. Matt: Strangely, if you had seen Thomara when they were a highly functioning society, they would have been blasting Rammstein everywhere, man.
  • (0:24:59) Liam: Speak Rammstein and enter! (Fellowship of the Ring)
  • (0:37:45) Marisha: To the left, to the left, to the left! Now slide! ("Tootsee Roll" by 69 Boys)
  • (0:37:50) Liam: Everything you own in a tunnel to the left (“Irreplaceable” by Beyonce)
  • (0:40:39) Liam: Matt, wait. Wait.  Laura: Wait.  Taliesin: Wait.  Travis: The Walk sign is on.  Taliesin and Laura: Wait.  (Comic Con inside joke)
  • (0:52:13) Sam: I’m livin’ on the edge! (“Livin’ on the Edge” by Aerosmith)
  • (0:52:30) Scanlan: Hey now, you’re a Grog-star, get your axe up, and slay! Hey now, you’re a Grog-star, get your rage on, and rage! And all Laura’s dice are gold, now a d12 can be rolled! (“All Star” by Smash Mouth)
  • (0:57:57) Liam: In the words of David Bowie.
  • (1:01:46) Laura: I’ve got David Bowie in my head.  Taliesin and Liam: *singing* Put on your red shoes and dance. (“Let’s Dance” by David Bowie)
  • (1:03:08) Taliesin: *singing* Underground.  Marisha: *singing* Put your on your earth glide shoes and dance! (“Let’s Dance by David Bowie)
  • (1:08:42) Travis: *singing* I believe I can… fly?  Liam: *singing* F***ing die!  Travis: *singing* I believe I can…  Sam: Touch the sky?  Travis: *singing* I think about it ev-- hmm. (“I Believe I Can Fly” by R. Kelly)
  • (1:09:05) Laura: Don’t speak.  Travis: *singing* I know just what you’re saying. (“Don’t Speak” by No Doubt)
  • (1:09:41) Liam: And do the classic Van Damme movement…  [...] Travis: Doing the Volvo ad!
  • (1:17:24) Travis: *dances*  [...]  Marisha: Superman that h**! [...] Crank that soldier boy. (“Crank That (Soulja Boy)” by Soulja Boy Tell’em)
  • (1:21:57) Matt: And emerge out of it like a shoryuken. (Street Fighter)
  • (1:24:10) Liam: Brrap, brrap! [...] Look at his jacket and hat, so damn berserk, so down to earth. (“Written in the Stars” by Tinie Tempah ft. Eric Turner)
  • (1:41:01) Matt: You know when Superman opens up his perception too wide and hears all the voices?
  • (1:50:33) Travis: Fee Fi Fo Fum!
  • (2:12:41) Sam: Wolverine.
  • (2:13:25) Travis: I’m a f***ing Home Depot of weapons.
  • (2:26:07) Liam: A one-eyed, one-horned, swimming purple people-- come on up, please.
  • (2:27:26) Marisha: It’s like Spanx.
  • (2:30:24) Laura: Uncharted: The Lost Legacy came out this week!
  • (2:30:40) Laura: And also Marvel Spider-Man premiered on the 19th!
  • (2:46:30) Marisha: Wow. That’s rough, buddy. (ATLA)
  • (3:09:04) Travis: Abu run run run, abu run run… (“Da Doo Ron Ron” by The Crystals)
  • (3:22:44) Liam: Nah, don’t tread on me. (“Don’t Tread on Me” by Kai Straw)
  • (3:22:45) All: Goodness gracious, great balls of fire! (“Great Balls of Fire” by Jerry Lee Lewis)
  • (3:23:17) Like a D6, like a D6… (“Like a G6” by Far East Movement)
  • (3:24:22) Liam: F***ing Jedi!
  • (3:29:30) Marisha: Take the flaming sword and do a few Jedi moves.
  • (3:30:17) Marisha: Six pack of Natty Ice for everyone!